Research Scientist/Research Assistant

Employer
Entrinsic Health Solutions, Inc.
Location
University of Florida, Gainesville - Sid Martin Research Center
Salary
Highly competitive salary, paid vacation, and comprehensive benefits package
Posted
August 15 2019
Ref
RS/RA UF
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Biotech

Research Scientist/Research Assistant 

Entrinsic Health Solutions is a fast growing biotech & life sciences company expanding our research and development group. To work in our satellite facilities in Gainesville, FL (University of Florida or UF Innovate-Sid Martin biotech).  

If you’re interested in advancing the science to characterize the role of amino acids in regulating key cellular protein functions that are altered in multiple disease conditions, read on! 

You will: 

  • Be a part of a small, highly productive team comprised of other scientists 
  • Prepare experiments, buffers, test solutions and electrodes 
  • Conduct electrophysiology (e.g. Ussing chamber) & molecular biology (e.g. western blot) experiments with primary cells and multiple animal models  
  • Clean, maintain, and troubleshoot lab equipment 
  • Independently maintain laboratory records 
  • Analyze data and summarize findings- contribute to publications, presentations, symposia, etc. 

We need you to have: 

  • M.S. in Biology, physiology, immunology or related field (B.S. is OK – for the right person) 
  • Demonstrated practical laboratory experience in an industrial or academic setting 
  • Excellent data collection, record management and documentation skills 
  • A willingness to learn – we will train you! 

We hope you:  

  • Are meticulous and detail oriented 
  • Are a self-starter, you can see what needs to be done and just do it 
  • Like the balance of working independently and collaborating in a team environment 

We offer a highly competitive salary, paid vacation, and comprehensive benefits package